The 2017 Australian Open is almost upon us again! The world-class sporting event returns to Melbourne Park on the 16th of January, for two weeks of action-packed excitement.
With a history dating back to the 20th Century, tennis never seems to stop growing in popularity. Last year’s tournament saw a crowd of more than 700,000 over the weekend!
We’ve put together an all-inclusive guide to making sure your trip to the 2017 Open is relaxing from the very start to the very end.
Start your weekend in style by booking a private chartered jet to fly you and your friends or family there!
At Adagold Aviation, we like to take your experience to an entirely new level. Imagine a luxurious champagne breakfast above the clouds with your VIP guests. Stepping off your flight straight into an awaiting limousine or helicopter to whisk you courtside, avoiding the delays and queues at airport terminals.
As well as sourcing the right aircraft for your needs, we can arrange:
- Ground transportation
- Special catering
- In-flight entertainment
- VIP terminal access
- Connecting transfers
Where to eat
After you land, treat your taste buds to some of Melbourne’s most prestigious fine dining restaurants.
Flower Drum – an authentic and elegant Chinese restaurant situated right in the heart of Melbourne. Choose from a range of banquets or à la carte meals – the Peking duck being their highly rated signature dish.
Dinner by Heston – stay at the Crown Hotel, and you won’t need to travel far to eat at this deluxe restaurant. Inspired by historic British gastronomy, Dinner by Heston provides a fine-dining experience you will not forget.
Where to stay
Your accommodation can either make or break your holiday. We recommend booking one of the following luxe hotels to avoid facing disappointment.
The Stamford – the penthouse suite at Melbourne’s Stamford Plaza is a vision of paradise. The two-storey chamber provides stunning views over Melbourne’s CBD and a spacious interior that feels just like home.
The Marriott – classy, contemporary and convenient – what more could you ask for? The Marriott is a highly reputable hotel that boasts an array of luxury amenities in an advantageous location.
Crown Hotel – choose from a range of luxe suites at either of Crown’s 5-star, multi-award winning hotels. With in-house spas, gyms and sporting courts, there’s no real reason to leave (aside from the tennis, of course).
Things to do
Melbourne is a city of constant hustle and bustle – so much to see, so little time! If you have a few spare hours between watching the tennis and restaurant hopping, one or more of the following activities might be of interest.
- Book tickets to one of Melbourne’s fantastic theatre performances.
- Cruise down the Yarra River on a 48-foot luxurious catamaran.
- Escape from the city for a relaxing spa day at Japanese Mountain Retreat Mineral Springs & Spas.
Contact us today to design your custom flight to the 2017 Australian Open.